"DNSBOX is an excellent solution but what really convinced us was ApplianSys' attitude. Other appliance vendors were really inflexible..."
Mark Albutt, Technical Manager, Probrand Limited, UK
"The ApplianSys solution has removed a serious potential failure point in the network."
Chief Network Architect, Leading Hollywood Studio, USA
"We wanted an appliance that was easy to learn and use and that’s what we got with DNSBOX"
Paul Schuur, Senior Consultant – Qwise B.V., Holland
"I can honestly say that working with ApplianSys technical support is consistently the best experience with any technical support that I have had..."
Matt Niswonger, Techician at UltraTech Resources, USA
"DNSBOX provides a comprehensive DNS manager’s toolkit, with the hardware, software and operating system in an easy-to-install device"
Mike Bird, IT Director, DHL, UK

Hardware for Reliability, Security and Performance

DNSBOX-hardwareWe pay the same attention to detail with hardware as we do with software. Some appliance vendors use standard “appliance” units from large server vendors to make their own lives easier. But ApplianSys is careful to design products which are fit-for-purpose to make your life easier. Using industrial grade components, DNSBOX is optimised for reliability and performance.

Solid State storage for security, reliability and redundancy

  • DNSBOX uses Solid State Drives (SSDs) for more reliability, faster boot times and more resilience to hardware failure – minimising the risk of data or application corruption
  • A neat dual CompactFlash architecture gives you extra redundancy:
    • The Program Card holds DNSBOX’s application software and operating system and is mounted read-only – so more secure
    • The Data Card holds the appliance’s configuration and DDI data so in the unlikely event of failure, swapping cards to a spare or replacement appliance causes minimal disruption

Matching hardware to workload

DNSBOX comes in different hardware models to handle different performance levels:

  • Components are carefully selected to match each performance requirement
  • High quality chassis, keeping size to the minimum needed, help minimise costs of space, power and heat

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The little things which matter

Did we mention we pay attention to detail? Here’s how:

  • DNSBOX chassis are custom-designed for physical solidity, neat internal layout and airflow
  • Build quality is high with neat and tidy cabling
  • DNSBOX comes with a high-quality, hard-copy user guide.
  • With its stylish brushed aluminium faceplate, DNSBOX looks good in your rack

Next: Scalable, flexible range to meet your DDI needs >

Because DNSBOX is versatile and scalable, our customers around the world come in all shapes and sizes. ISPs, enterprises, government agencies and even internet registers simplify, control and protect their DDI services with DNSBOX.

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